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Twins and Gibson Discussion and Extension

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:11 PM
http://www.startribu...lier/507159692/   Interesting to see how this plays out. I'd have to think an extension is likely since the T...

Twins Spring Training Highlights

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:49 PM
I'll try to update this thread anytime I'm able to grab some spring training highlights. Here are a few from today:  

Article: Report From The Fort: Breaking Down Baldelli...

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:27 PM
FT. MYERS, FL – Was Rocco Baldelli's starting lineup on Monday a preview of the one we'll see at Target Field on Opening Day? The manager...

A new venture

Other Baseball Yesterday, 09:52 PM
I started a new site, with a heavy focus on scouting reports of minor leaguers, but the intent is to host all of my baseball writing curr...

Article: Minor League Pay: Some Progress at Last?

Other Baseball Yesterday, 08:37 PM
When the Cedar Rapids Kernels host the Lansing Lugnuts in a three-game series beginning July 13 of this summer, Lugnuts players will have...

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Common Health Concern Spawns Special Bond Between Kohl Stewart and Young Fan

Posted by Brandon Warne , 30 January 2019 · 594 views
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WRITER NOTE : This is an excerpt from a story that appears in full on Zone Coverage here .

Sometimes you’re just in the right place at the right time.

On Saturday afternoon, that place was Bat & Barrel — the restaurant that used to be known as the Metropolitan Club — down the right-field line at Target Field.

Twins players and fans gathered at th...


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Minnesota Twins Offseason Blueprint -- Version I

Posted by Brandon Warne , 29 October 2018 · 1,487 views
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This is an excerpt from an article that appears at Zone Coverage; click here to read it in full.

The celebratory alcohol is barely dry on the shirts handed out to the Boston Red Sox after winning the World Series on Sunday night, but in a news cycle that never sleeps, we’re already moving onto the 2019 season via offseason moves.

The Minnesota Twins...


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WARNE: How Can the Twins Find Their Brewers-like Path to October?

Posted by Brandon Warne , 24 October 2018 · 700 views
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This is an excerpt of an article that appears at Zone Coverage, click here to read it in full!

By the looks of it, it was going to be a battle reminiscent of David and Goliath. Well, that is, the way Vegas might have seen that battle before it happened.

In one corner was the team everyone expected to be there. The Los Angeles Dodgers opened the year...


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NOTEBOOK: Diamond Awards Winners, Managerial Finalists and Prospect Grades

Posted by Brandon Warne , 22 October 2018 · 622 views
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This is an excerpt of an article that appears in full here at Zone Coverage.

The Minnesota Twins announced their 2018 Diamond Award winners late last week. The Diamond Awards are presented every year on the eve of TwinsFest at a banquet held at Target Field, and the upcoming presentation will be the 14th time they've been handed out.

Here are the awa...


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What Statcast Says About Minnesota Twins Outfielders — 2016-18

Posted by Brandon Warne , 19 September 2018 · 1,231 views
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This article appears in full on Zone Coverage here . Please click through to read it all.

Perhaps the most brilliant mind in contemporary baseball analysis — at least among those creating products available to the public — is Daren Willman, the proprietor of Baseball Savant, a website he created on his own before joining forces with MLB.com.

The site...